Inter vs Bayer Leverkusen Preview, Tips and Odds

Inter and Bayer Leverkusen will meet on Monday at Merkur-Spiel Arena in Dusseldorf, Germany for their match of the last-8 stage in Europa League. The tournament has a new format because of the corona virus outbreak, and from that stage all games will be played in neutral venues in Germany.

Inter vs Bayer Leverkusen Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Inter Win 2 W/ 0 D/ 0 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Bayer Leverkusen Loss 0 W/ 0 D/ 2 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L

Last game between the teams: 19.03.2003 Champions League: Bayer Leverkusen – Inter 0:2; Obafemi Martins 36’, Emre Belozoglu 90’
Last game at this venue: 10.12.2002 Champions League: Inter – Bayer Leverkusen 3:2; Luigi Di Biagio 15’, 27’, Hans-Jorg Butt 80’ (own goal); Boris Zivkovic 63’, Franca 90’

Worth mentioning: Inter and Bayer Leverkusen have met just two times in the history before. Both games were part of the Champions League group stage in 2002/2003 season, with the Nerazzurri winning both. Only the match at San Siro witnessed goals at both ends and featured over 2,5 goals, as Bayer Leverkusen were unable to score at Bay Arena and lost 0:2.

Inter vs Bayer Leverkusen Stats

As of 08.08 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Inter Win 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L
Bayer Leverkusen Win 5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L

Last game Inter: 05.08.2020 Europa League: Inter – Getafe 2:0; Romelu Lukaku 33’, Christian Eriksen 83’;Jorge Molina from the visiting team missed a penalty in the 76’
Top performers Inter: Romelu Lukaku 30 goals 2 assists, Lautaro Martinez 19 goals 3 assists, Antonio Candreva 7 goals 7 assists.
Last game Bayer Leverkusen: 06.08.2020 Europa League: Bayer Leverkusen – Rangers 1:0; Moussa Diaby 51’
Top performers Bayer Leverkusen: Kai Havertz 17 goals 6 assists, Kevin Volland 12 goals 7 assists, Lucas Alario 12 goals 1 assist.

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2,5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Inter 21-7 6 4 6
Bayer Leverkusen 15-16 5 5 4

Worth mentioning: Inter qualified for the last-8 stage after eliminating Getafe with a 2:0 score on Wednesday. Each of their last three games ended with the same score. The Nerazzurri are unbeaten in nine straight matches and on a four game winning streak. They did not concede in any of the last five games and have kept six clean sheets across the last seven encounters. Only one of Inter’s last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, while none saw both involved teams to score.
Bayer Leverkusen won the 2nd leg of their 1/8 final battle with Rangers with a slender 1:0 on Thursday and went through to the quarters with a 4:1 victory on aggregate. That was Bayer’s first game in over a month and there was some rustiness in the German players. Just one draw has been registered in the team’s previous fifteen matches. Two of Bayer Leverkusen last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same also witnessed goals at both ends.

Inter vs Bayer Leverkusen News

Missing players Inter: Matias Vecino is injured.
Missing players Bayer Leverkusen: Paulinho is injured.

Inter vs Bayer Leverkusen Predictions

Inter to qualify – 1.53 @ bet365